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Horsforth Walk of Art a resounding success

Horsforth Walk of Art a resounding success

  By Emma Kirwan Horsforth schools, artists and musicians came together over the weekend to show what the town has to offer creatively, making the first Horsforth Walk of Art a resounding success. The project was set up by devoted mother Lara Rule, who started with the idea of planting homemade bird boxes around the town and later developed the project into […]

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Restoration breathes new life into neglected landmarks across Leeds

Restoration breathes new life into neglected landmarks across Leeds

  By Neil Mudd New life is being breathed into  Horsforth Cemetery Chapel thanks to an innovative project restoring landmark buildings across Leeds. The chapel, which was built in 1881, is one of a number of landmarks being restored across the city as part of a three year training programme funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Remaking Leeds gives trainees the […]

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House fire in Horsforth could have ended in disaster

By Alex Rhodes Fire crews from Rawdon and Stanningley were called to a house fire in Horsforth caused by a cooker yesterday afternoon. Although the fire had been brought under control by the time firemen arrived at Broadgate Lane at 1.23pm, one man was taken to hospital after inhaling smoke from the blaze. Nigel Atkins, station commander for Rawdon fire […]

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Knife-wielding robber in Leeds travel agents attack

Knife-wielding robber in Leeds travel agents attack

By Felicity McNamara A masked man armed with a knife threatened members of staff in a Leeds travel agents and escaped with a substantial amount of cash. He walked into Thomsons travel agents, in Town Street, Horsforth, shortly after 9am on March 11 before threatening two female members of staff and demanding they open the safe. The man, who had his face covered […]

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